Book of Saints – Gerontius of Cervia


(Saint) Bishop, Martyr (May 9) (6th century) A Bishop of Cervia, near Ravenna, who attended a Synod held in Rome by Pope Symmachus (A.D. 501) and who was attacked and murdered on his return journey, at Cagli on the Flaminian Way, under circumstances which led to his being honoured as a Martyr.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Gerontius of Cervia”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 11 July 2013. Web. 26 March 2019. <>